Oklahoma

Demographic Data

Total state population
3,956,971
Total number of people with disabilities
16.1%
Breakdown by category of disability
Hearing difficulty
5.2%
Vision difficulty
3.5%
Cognitive difficulty
6.1%
Ambulatory difficulty
8.9%
Self-care difficulty
2.9%
Independent living difficulty
6.9%
Race/ethnicity breakdown
White
72.4%
Black or African American
7.3%
American Indian and Alaskan Native
8.0%
Asian
2.3%
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander
0.1%
Hispanic or Latino
11.1%
Other Race
2.3%
Two or more Races
7.6%

Employment and unemployment rates for people with disabilities

Employment rate for People with Disabilities (PwD)
38.7%
Unemployment rate for PwD
Number of PwD not working but actively looking for work
6.8%

Poverty rate for people with disabilities

Unemployment rate for PwD
26.1%

Number of AoD grantee programs across the country

CILs
Ability Resources, Inc.
823 South Detroit Avenue, Suite 110
Tulsa, OK 74120
Phone: 918-592-1235
ED:Carlotta Lawson
Progressive Independence, Inc
121 North Porter
Norman, OK 73071
Phone: 405-321-3203
ED:Jeff Hughes
Sandra Beasley Independent Living Center
705 South Oakwood Road, Suite B-1
Enid, OK 73703
Phone: 580-237-8508
ED:Frieda Kliewer
Oklahomans for Independent Living
601 East Carl Albert Parkway
McAlester, OK 74501
Phone: 918-426-6220
ED:Pamela Pulchny
Green County Independent Living
415 South Dewey Avenue, Suite 202
Bartlesville, OK 74003
Phone: 918-335-1314
ED:Carl Haws
State DD Council
Phone: (405) 521-4984
ED:Ann Trudgeon
UCEDDs
Center for Interdisciplinary Learning and Leadership
University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
College of Medicine
PO Box 26901, ROB 342
Oklahoma City, OK 73190-3042
Main Phone: 405-271-4500
Toll Free Number: 800-627-6827
Main Fax: 405-271-1459
TTY: 405-271-1464
State P&A
PADD/PAIMI/PAIR/PABSS/PAAT/PATBI/PAVA
Oklahoma Disability Law Center, Inc.
5600 N. May Ave., Suite 260
Oklahoma City, OK 73112
Phone: (405) 525-7755
Toll Free: (800) 880-7755
FAX: (405) 525-7759
CAP
Client Assistance Program
Office of Disability Concerns
1111 N. Lee Avenue
Suite 500
Oklahoma City, OK 73103
Phone: (405) 521-3756
Toll Free: (800) 522-8224
FAX: (405) 522-6695
ED:odc@odc.ok.gov

Join us and stay tuned!

We’ll keep you up to date on all events, webinars, and newsletters!

The Disability Employment TA Center

Transforming AoD’s Networks through Systems Change, Innovation and Collaboration

Our Funders

This website was created by The Lewin Group/TASH under the Administration for Community Living (Administration on Disabilities) . Contract HHSP233201500088I / 75P00120F37007.